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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
:)how do we list zombie processes in unix server??? :confused: (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: nikhil jain
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I had issues with processes locking up. This script checks for processes and kills them if they are older than a certain time.
Its uses some functions you'll need to define or remove, like slog() which I use for logging, and is_running() which checks if this script is already running so you can... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sukerman
Is there an equivilant to the preap command in AIX that would allow me to get rid of a zombie process. I am new to AIX, moving over from Solaris and in the past I have been able to preap the pid on the defunct process to clean them up. I have looked around and the best I can see is that it may... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sboots
in an interview they asked me what is zombie process. how we can identifying these process.if can you kill all zombie process. (8 Replies)
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5. Red Hat
I've got a program that fork's a list of child processes, and keeps their pid's in a list.
After the parent finishes it's main business logic, it needs to check which child already finished - and when.
Is it possible - using waitpid or any other func\syscall - get this information... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sternr
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can some one please explain
and how they r related (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pbsrinivas
if(child > 0)
the above code will create zombie process,which will be adopted by init as soon as parent process will dies.Can any one gimme a code or an alogrithm to keep this zombie proocess alive even after... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: anilchowdhury
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Is there a way to monitor certain processes and if they hang too long to kill them, but certain scripts which are expected to take a long time to let them go?
Richard (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ukndoit
i m writin a program in which i keep track of all the child processes the program has generated and if a child process has an abnormal termination i need to do certain task related to that child process.
for handlin child process i used waitpid:
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mridula
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do i kill a zombie process. Is it that only root can kill a zombie process. (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: orca